Hill is a perennial favorite in Clayton. A now-retired logging
trail, it is now a great challenge for 4-wheelers. The hill is
probably about 35 degrees and half way up stands a foot and a half
tall step! It takes just the right amount of momentum, finesse,
and usually lockers to make it up.
did get a bit of rain one day. Add water to the hill and it gets
and others check out John Austin's Wild Hare after getting too far
up in the air and crashing down on the hill. John broke a rear
pinion yoke. After removing it on the hill, he rolled it back down
and called it a day.
hill is just the beginning of this great trail. The climb takes
about an hour and a half and ascends about 1300 feet. Without at
least one locker and an experienced driver, there was no getting
up this trail. It gets progressively rougher and rockier and will
test any vehicle.